Gower, Edward F.
Age: 0, credited to Burlington, VT
Unit(s): 98th NY INF
Service: Enl 10/31/61, Fort Covington, m/i, Pvt, Co. H, 98th NY INF, 11/22/61, reen and pr Sergt 1/1/64, wdd, Cold Harbor, 6/1/64, m/o 8/31/65, Richmond, VA as Edward F. Gower
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Birth: 1819, England
Burial: Elmwood Avenue Cemetery, Burlington, VT
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Mark Bowman
Findagrave Memorial #: 113710955
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 9/13/1869
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: VT
(If there are state digraphs above, this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldiers' home in that state after the war)
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Elmwood Avenue Cemetery, Burlington, VT
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Edward F. Gower, late sergeant of Company H, 98th New York volunteers, died at the Soldiers' Home hospital Friday. He was 82 years old and had been in poor health a long time. He was admitted to the home from Burlington, April 15, 1893. His is death 140 at the home.
Source: Chelsea Herald, December 19, 1901
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.